Aerojet Rocketdyne

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Sacramento , CA 95813 US

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Lockheed Martin acquires Aerojet Rocketdyne

Lockheed Martin acquires Aerojet Rocketdyne
The transaction is expected to enhance Lockheed Martin's support of critical U.S. and allied security missions, and add substantial expertise in propulsion to the company’s portfolio.

Aerojet Rocketdyne large solid rocket motor facility opens for operations

Aerojet Rocketdyne large solid rocket motor facility opens for operations
The facility positions the company to deliver on some next-generation national security programs, including strategic deterrence, hypersonics and missile defense.

Aerojet Rocketdyne to provide ULA Vulcan Centuar launch vehicle's key propulsion

Aerojet Rocketdyne to provide ULA Vulcan Centuar launch vehicle's key propulsion
The company will supply its two RL10 rocket engines to power the vehicle’s upper stage, thrusters and composite overwrapped pressure vessels.

NASA extends SLS rocket engines contract with Aerojet Rocketdyne

NASA extends SLS rocket engines contract with Aerojet Rocketdyne
Under the $1.79 billion contract, Aerojet Rocketdyne will manufacture 18 additional Space Launch System (SLS) RS-25 rocket engines for Artemis missions.

carbon fiber composite payload fairings for space launch vehicle

Composites in the race to space
Advanced materials use in current and upcoming NASA missions.

The markets: Aerospace (2020)
Despite the 737 MAX groundings, several new programs on the horizon portend increasing use of composites in commercial aerostructures for several decades.

Aerojet Rocketdyne to provide propulsion for Orion spacecraft fleet

Aerojet Rocketdyne to provide propulsion for Orion spacecraft fleet
In a recent contract with Lockheed Martin, Aerojet Rocketdyne engines and other products will be used on NASA’s Orion spacecraft for three Artemis missions.

NASA announces U.S. industry partners for Moon, Mars programs

NASA announces U.S. industry partners for Moon, Mars programs
The partnerships will advance the commercial space sector and help bring new capabilities to market that could benefit future NASA missions.

35th Space Symposium puts emphasis on collaboration, U.S. leadership in space
High-profile speakers at the 35th Space Symposium emphasized the need to increase collaboration with commercial entities and foreign partners to maintain U.S. dominance in space.

BE-4 engine

ULA selects Blue Origin's BE-4 Engine to power Vulcan
The liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueled booster will be powered by a pair of BE-4 engines, each producing 550,000 pounds of sea level thrust.

AR-22 rocket engine

Aerojet Rocketdyne completes engine for Boeing spaceplane
Aerojet Rocketdyne’s AR-22 engine is the main propulsion for Boeing’s Phantom Express, which is being developed for DARPA’s Experimental Spaceplane program.

Employment Opportunity: Aerojet Rocketdyne

Employment Opportunity: Aerojet Rocketdyne
Aerojet Rocketdyne (Huntsville, AL, US) is a leading provider in solid, liquid, electric and hypersonic propulsion.

HPC turns 20
Celebrating two-decades of composites advocacy.

Product Categories of Aerojet Rocketdyne

Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Ceramic matrix composites
  • Metal matrix composites
  • Other composite structures